Waseda University Global COE Program: Sport Sciences for the Promotion of Active Life

Events Info

Oct 16, 2009

New information of Symposium (The 1st International Sport Science Symposium on "Active Life")

The 1st International Sport Science Symposium on "Active Life"

Date: Sunday, November 8, 2009
Time:13:00~17:20
Venue:Ibuka Auditorium, International Conference Hall, Waseda University

■Purpose
The purpose of this symposium is to explore the scope of cooperation activities for the development of the research projects through the lectures delivered by researchers from four tie-up overseas universities and Waseda University.  At the end of the symposium we have a signing ceremony of "the Memorandum of Understanding" between these tie-up universities and Waseda University.
 
■Program
13:00~13:30    President Address,    Prof.. Katsuhiko Shirai, Waseda University
                          Opening Address   Prof. Isao Muraoka, Senior Dean,
                                                         School of Sport Sciences, Waseda University
                          Welcome address   Prof. Kaoru Kitagawa, Chukyo University


13:30-14:00     Keynote lecture Ⅰ
                            Prof. Myra Nimmo, Loughborough University (UK)
                            "The Interleukin-6 system and exercise"
14:00-14:30     Keynote lecture Ⅱ
                        Associate Prof. Ma Xin Dong, Tsinghua University (China)
                       "Seeing muscle damage and regeneration from the inside out

                        --Effects of Dystrophin, Transmembrane ,ECM  proteins in skeletal muscle"

                                    
14:30-15:00     Keynote lecture Ⅲ
                           Prof. Joon- Hoo Kang, Seoul National University (Korea)
                           "Social marketing approach to promote 'active life"

15:00-15:20       Café and tea break

15:20-15:50     Keynote lecture Ⅳ
                           Prof. Liu Yu, Shanghai University of Sport (China)
                          "Segment-interaction and its relevance to muscle injury during sprint running"
 

15:50-16:20     Special lecture Ⅰ
                            Prof. Munehiko Harada, Waseda University
                            "International trends in sport management research"
16:20-16:50     Special lecture Ⅱ
                             Prof. Toshimasa Yanai, Waseda University
                             "Biomechanics: Analysis of human movements"
16:50-17:10     Signing ceremony of Memorandum of Understanding
17:10-17:20     Closing address
Prof. Kanosue, Leader, GCOE program, Waseda University

■Participation: Free
■Used Language: English (No translation)
■Application: At the reception on the day of the symposium

Contact:
Global COE Secretariat
Faculty of Sport Sciences, Waseda Univ.
Tel. 04-2947-7259, Fax. 04-2047-7268
E-mail:r.otoguro@kurenai.waseda.jp

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